Job title :MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST
Community :WILLIAMS LAKE
Facility :CARIBOO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.52 FTE)
Are you a Medical Laboratory Technologist with a keen sense of adventure? Join our Lab team in Williams Lake and you can live, work and play in this amazing recreational playground surrounded by nature and wildlife.
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Cariboo Memorial Hospital located in Williams Lake, B.C. is a Level 2, 31 bed community hospital serving Williams Lake and surrounding communities. CMH provides medical, surgical, obstetrical & gynecological, pediatric, internal medicine, cardiology, ophthalmology, psychiatry & dermatology. The hospital offers 24 hour emergency room, Lab and Imaging services.
As the Laboratory Technologist you will work independently within our supportive and cohesive team environment, providing vital Lab services to both inpatients and outpatients from the community and surrounding areas. This is a generalist Lab position and offers interesting and varied work within all Core Lab disciplines.
Typical duties include: routine and/or complex tests utilizing manual procedures and automated instruments, greeting patients, collecting and/or receiving specimens, entering data into the Laboratory Information System (LIS), validating/reporting test results, maintaining instruments and preparing solutions and control agents.
This is a temporary part-time position offering competitive compensation and extended health benefits, plenty of paid vacation and pension plan.
Interior Health Laboratory is committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer many fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Laboratory career.
Community Profile: As the largest and fastest growing city in the area, Williams Lake serves as a business, industrial, and service hub for many outlying communities. Outdoor recreation enthusiasts are drawn to the area’s natural amenities. World-class mountain bike trails, miles of hiking and skiing terrain, and hundreds of lakes for kayaking, rafting, boating, fishing, and camping. The surrounding pristine wilderness provides unlimited recreation combined with the convenience of city living.
Graduation from an approved Medical Laboratory Science Program
Current certification with the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) and eligible for membership with the BC Society of Laboratory Sciences (BCSLS) and/or CSMLS
One (1) year recent related experience preferred